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2001 FCS Payton, Robinson and Buchanan Award Voting

Walter Payton Award
Name School 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Brian Westbrook Villanova 31 23 16 10 5 320
Rocky Butler Hofstra 22 23 9 16 6 267
Adrian Peterson Georgia Southern 20 14 14 10 12 230
Jesse Chatman Eastern Washington 8 11 25 6 13 184
Louis Ivory Furman 5 9 15 11 15 143
Yohance Humphrey Montana 3 6 8 11 18 103
Josh McCown Sam Hosuton State 5 4 4 9 8 79
Marcus Brady Cal State Northridge 1 4 1 10 8 52
Darnell Kennedy Alabama State 3 3 0 4 4 39
Tony Romo Eastern Illinois 0 4 2 6 3 37
Shannon Harris Tennessee State 1 1 3 4 3 29
Quinn Gray Florida A&M 0 1 4 2 1 21
Chas Gessner Brown 1 0 2 1 1 14
Ryan Johnson Montana State 2 0 0 1 0 12
Stephan Lewis New Hampshire 0 0 0 1 6 8
C.J. Hudson Eastern Kentucky 1 0 0 0 0 5
*Josh Snyder Lehigh 0 0 0 1 0 2

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Buck Buchanan Award
Name School 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Derrick Lloyd James Madison 19 12 9 14 9 207
Vince Huntsberger Montana 15 10 16 10 8 191
Will Bouton Furman 14 14 9 8 8 177
Adam Vogt Northern Iowa 7 13 9 7 6 134
Freddy Pesqueira Georgia Southern 8 9 10 7 11 131
Mel Mitchell Western Kentucky 8 7 10 6 7 117
Josh Jeffries Appalachian State 6 6 5 9 5 92
Yeremiah Bell Eastern Kentucky 7 5 2 8 8 85
Tracy White Howard 5 7 6 2 6 81
Stephen Cooper Maine 4 3 4 8 8 68
LeVar Green Youngstown State 0 2 10 10 5 63
Chris Brown Grambling State 1 6 2 4 4 41
Keith Davis Sam Houston State 4 3 1 2 2 41
Abdul Bryon Lehigh 3 2 4 0 5 40
D.J. Bleisath Tennessee Tech 2 2 3 4 3 38
Travis Stephens The Citadel 0 2 3 4 8 33

Eddie Robinson Award
Name School 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Pete Lembo Lehigh 11 13 14 10 6 175
Joe Glenn Montana 13 12 11 8 8 170
Mark Farley Northern Iowa 16 8 6 8 7 153
Doug Williams Grambling State 9 10 11 9 11 147
Tim Murphy Harvard 9 11 4 10 14 135
Jack Cosgrove Maine 8 11 11 5 7 134
Tim Stowers Rhode Island 6 8 13 5 5 116
Ron Randleman Sam Houston State 7 6 6 12 6 107
Paul Johnson Georgia Southern 6 3 8 12 10 100
Jim Fleming Sacred Heart 5 6 7 5 5 85
Bob Spoo Eastern Illinois 4 5 5 7 7 76
Bobby Johnson Furman 4 4 1 4 2 49
Steve Roberts Northwestern State 2 3 3 2 4 39
Rob Stern St. Peter's 3 0 2 3 2 29
Billy Joe Florida A&M 0 2 1 0 4 15
Mike Kelly Dayton 0 1 0 3 5 15

Note: Voting was conducted by a panel of 103 FCS media members and media relations professionals. A first-place vote is worth five points, a second- place vote is worth four points, a third-place vote is worth three points, a fourth-place vote is worth two points, and a fifth-place vote is worth one point. Voters received a ballot with stats and information for each of the 16 finalists for all three awards. Votes were due by Wednesday, November 26, 2001, following the final week of the regular season. Postseason play has no effect on the outcome of the awards.


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